Where to stay around Cheriton Bishop?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 324 holiday lettings near Cheriton Bishop. From 212 cottages to 36 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cheriton Bishop is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cheriton Bishop?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Cheriton Bishop. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tiverton Museum of Mid Devon Life: 953 holiday lettings
  • Exeter Cathedral: 1,347 holiday lettings
  • Dartmoor Prison Museum: 1,344 holiday lettings
  • Buckfast Abbey: 2,265 holiday lettings
  • National Park Visitor Centre Princetown: 1,384 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Cheriton Bishop listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Cheriton Bishop?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 212 cottages in Cheriton Bishop. Our other popular types of Cheriton Bishop holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 36 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 19 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including barns and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cheriton Bishop?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 35 holiday homes with pool available in Cheriton Bishop. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Cheriton Bishop, Devon your home away from home

    Cheriton Bishop is a tiny village on the edge of Dartmoor National Park, surrounded by panoramic countryside views. This peaceful location in the gorgeous Devon countryside is ideal for walking, cycling and touring the area. The name “Cheriton” is derived from the ancient English “Church Town” and the village church, St Mary’s, dates back to the 13th century. The village has two pubs serving excellent ales and food and a village shop for convenient supplies.

    Things to Do in Cheriton Bishop, Devon

    Play Golf

    There are several golf courses including the Fingle Glen Hotel Golf and Country Club and the Downs Crediton Golf Club, all within 5 miles of your Cheriton Bishop holiday home rental.

    Go to the Races

    Newton Abbot is famous for its summer racecourse which hosts National Hunt racing. It provides a fun day out, especially with a small wager on the runners.

    Hiking and Biking

    The gentle rolling countryside makes Devon very popular with walkers and mountain bikers. There are many waymarked paths which are traffic free, including the South West Coastal Path which runs around the entire coastline.

    Places to Visit Near Cheriton Bishop, Devon Becky Falls

    Becky Falls is Devon’s Top Beauty spot and is just 8 miles away. As well as the spectacular falls in the river valley there are animal attractions and an indoor theatre where shows are held daily.


    Exeter is worthy of a full day trip and is about 9 miles from your Cheriton Bishop holiday home rental. Take a guided walking tour of the city to learn the history behind the old buildings, explore the ancient Cathedral founded in 1050 and the beautiful Guildhall which is the oldest municipal building still in use in England.

    Castle Drogo

    This magnificent country house was built around 1910 to a design by Edward Lutyens and is now managed by the National Trust. As well as having a decorative interior, the formal gardens are magnificent with rhododendrons, magnolias and herbaceous borders full of colour.

    Weather in Cheriton Bishop, Devon

    Located in the West Country, the area around Cheriton Bishop generally has mild winters and reasonably warm, sunny summers with occasional showers. Average daily high temperatures throughout the year range from 9-21°C (48-70°F) with the heaviest rain showers between October and January, particularly on high ground.

    Travel to Cheriton Bishop, Devon

    The best way to get to Cheriton Bishop is by train or car. Follow the M5 south to Exeter then take the scenic A30 a short distance to reach Cheriton Bishop. The nearest railway station is Yeoford Station which is 3 miles away and Crediton Station, 6 miles away. Exeter Airport also has regular flights from around the UK and is 14 miles from your holiday cottage at Cheriton Bishop.

    Activities and attractions in and around Cheriton Bishop

    Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Cheriton Bishop a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Northbrook Approach Golf Course (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
    • Crealy Great Adventure Park (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
    • Chulmleigh Golf Course (14.2 mi / 22.8 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Cheriton Bishop

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cheriton Bishop is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Dartmoor (13 mi / 20.9 km)
    • Bellever Tor (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
    • Dartmoor National Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
    • Dawlish Lawn (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
    • Dawlish Beach (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
    • Dawlish Warren Beach (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)